There’s one reason why this is called a “flip-up” house and that’s because of the giant windows floor-to-ceiling windows that can be opened at the push of a button, leading to the front yard / pool. Continue reading for more pictures.

The contemporary home utilizes recycled bricks and Cumaru wood as the main construction materials, which really give the home a more natural feeling. The home is built into a sloped hillside that hides the main portion of the residence located on the backside.

[via InthrallD]